‘In the Heights’ Showcases Students’ Talents

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Riverhead High School thespians presented an exhilarating performance of “In the Heights” on the weekend of April 5. The musical, which featured a cast and crew of 50 students, tells a universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood. According to director Dena Marie Tishim, the production was selected for its subject matter as being interesting and relevant to students, and its musical score, which is energetic and challenging for both actors and pit orchestra members.